Frozen mixed berries become an almost instant fruit topping in the microwave. Serve over angel food cake or Greek-style yogurt. Source: EatingWell Magazine, March/April 2008

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Instructions Checklist
  • Toss berries, sugar and cornstarch in a large microwave-safe bowl until well combined. Microwave on High for 2 minutes. Stir and microwave on High until slightly thickened and steaming, about 2 1/2 minutes more.



What You Get: Vitamin C

Nutrition Facts

29 calories; 0.1 g total fat; 24 mg potassium; 7.9 g carbohydrates; 1 g fiber; 6 g sugar; 0.3 g protein; 5 mg vitamin c; 5 mg calcium; 3 g added sugar;

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Rating: 4 stars
Easy and delicious This recipe is quick and easy especially since the main ingredient is frozen berries. The result is a sauce that is not too sweet and is a great topping for my cream cheese pound cake. Everyone thought I went to a lot more trouble than I did. Pros: Not too sweet Read More
Rating: 4 stars
This is an easy and delicious compote everyone in my family loved it! Very lovely breakfast addition instead of using high calorie syrups. I paired it with Eating Well Whole Grain Buttermilk Pancakes it was delicious! My fussy 3 year old gobbled it up. Definitely give this a go you will not be disappointed. Pros: Easy simple ingredients quick Cons: none Read More